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You have joined us at the web pages for the Hutt Valley Branch of the New Zealand Society of Genealogists.  This site provides information for our branch members and also for anyone interested in researching their family history in the Hutt Valley area.


Our Branch generally meets twice a month at the Petone Public Library meeting room, 7-11 Britannia Street, Petone.  Evening access is via the door from the Peel Place Car Park.

Parking is available in Peel Place Car Park, next to the Libary, and accessed from either Britannia St or Richmond St.  This map shows Peel Place Car Park.

Visitors are most welcome.

Select Go to Meetings from the menu above for more information, and Coming Up to see our calendar of meeting topics and events.

August is Family History Month

Family History Poster

Look out for events in the Hutt Valley and greater Wellington region.  There will be details in the Branch newsletter and public advertising closer to the time.

Coming Up


Thursday 11 June 2015, 10.00am  &  Thursday 18 June 2015, 7.30pm

'Bridging the Gap - Family Tree and Family History' - Rodney King

Rodney King will present an entertaining alternative to using genealogy programs to present family trees and family history.

Thursday 9 July 2015, 7.30pm

'Tracing London Ancestors' - Ann Ball

Ann Ball's presentation will include showing how historical maps can assist in family research.

2015 Annual General Meeting

For reports presented at the AGM on 21 May 2015, see our AGM 2015 webpage.

For more details see Meetings Coming Up.